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McAfee Antivirus in Threshold ‘Death’

MacAfee antivirusMcAfee is one of the most popular antivirus software. But now, it might be time to say goodbye to such an antidote to malicious programs. What on earth?

McAfee is an antivirus company established John McAfee, the eccentric billionaire technology. In 2011, McAfee was acquired by processor giant, Intel.

Well, in the event the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2014, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich announced that they will not use the name McAfee again. Instead, the antivirus will be named the new Intel Security.

McAfee antivirus technology does not change much, just the name alone is going to be replaced. The re-branding process is expected to take as long as a year.

Later, most of the Intel Security features can be used free of charge. Intel plans so that the antivirus can be used in many devices.

“Intel is bringing security to any mobile phone, tablet, also wearable,” said Krzanich.

And what about the response John McAfee related decisions that Intel will not use his name again? He claimed instead was pleased with the change.

“I actually hope they remove it or repair the product brand,” said John McAfee.